I might have been an obvious madman, a drunkard, a boy, a tramp, a miscreant with criminal stamped on my face, and he would only have had a little jocose hesitation.” “We suppose,” we mildly intimated ...
But thinking back on his jocose manner should not cause us to forget just how biting his criticisms often were. Take his opinion of President Ronald Reagan. "Your president is much more interested ...
He began by agreeing with the king: “I do not think [Birkenhead’s letter] is quite nice in tone, tho’ whether it is intended to be jocose or not I am not quite sure… Your Majesty never ...
I have known many jokers, but few jokes. And so I am hardly surprised to find a distinguished authority counseling advertisers to walk wide of the jocose advertisement. Says he, "The man who has ...
A jocose argument between Cebes and Socrates followed in regard to the probability of possibility, in which Cebes was thoroughly discomfited, for Socrates convicted him of reasoning in a circle ...
If there was any reason to suppose they meant to be jocose, they would establish quite a reputation for humor in this way. But they are as serious and grave about it as undertakers at a funeral.
Somebody find that fellow Orwell. Isn’t he the one who said 1984 would be a year of ruthless efficiency? Instead it was a year of Bum Steers. Where was Big Brother when we needed him? Everything ...
He must have crawled before he toddled, and toddled before he ran; his nose, like the noses of all normal infants, must sometimes have needed wiping; and there must have been aunts who poked jocose ...
Jocose filly out of Je Reve De Toi. Diane Du Levant (FR) (0-0) won at Cabourg 1m 6f pol in Nov beating Diane Du Mouchel (0-0) by shd, 16 ran.
There is often jocose debate about the number of people credited with being in the GPO for the Easter Rising, taking a stand for Irish independence. On a teacher's wage, I may never be able to ...
It’s not too sweet”. Instead, this semifreddo is a pleasing medley of flavours that swirl in the mouth in quite a jocose way. All this joy I’m feeling is the reason why The Masses remain one of my top ...